To make a reservation for the class or to be contacted by a Commission Trained Loan Officer


In this free five hour class, you will learn from seasoned pros in the mortgage, real estate, and home inspector fields about what you need to know to successfully purchase a home.  This class is mandatory for those applying for a First-Time Home Buyer loan with the Washington State Housing Finance Commission.  The certificate you will receive in this class is good for two years from date of the class.

Topics covered include:

  • Basics of mortgage programs including Conventional, FHA, VA and USDA home loans

  • Zero-down programs

  • How to shop for a lender

  • How to compare loan programs

  • How to shop for a real estate broker

  • The home buying process from loan application to closing

  • How to establish a budget

  • Negotiating real estate contracts

  • Credit requirements

  • Why a home inspection is important

  • How an appraisal is different than a home inspection

Upcoming Classes

Upcoming Classes

Saturday-April 4th, 2020-canceled

Saturday-May 2nd, 2020

Saturday-June 6th, 2020

Saturday-July 11th, 2020


All classes held at:

Lacey Fire Station #33    

6500 Mullen Rd SE                     

Lacey, WA 98503                         


Please see "click here" button above to send an email to make your


Please indicate:

1. Desired Date & Location(Fire Station or RE/MAX office)

2. Number or people attending and desired date and location.

We will email you before the class to confirm your reservation.

Thank you.

Want to know more? Read this article about our classes that ran in ThurstonTalk.

If you still have questions, please use "click here" box to email us your questions or leave a message on our voicemail at (360)742-5028.


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